Microsoft Build 2018 LIVE Updates: We need to build trust in technology, says

Microsoft is all set to organise its annual application developer conference at 9 pm IST today in Seattle, U.S.

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Build 2018: During his keynote address,  emphasised on the role of Azure of the platform and how time has come to build trust in technology especially at a time when the world is debating data privacy, data sovereignty and cybersecurity. He said, “We need to build trust in technology,” adding that world needs accords like Geneva Convention where countries should promise no cyberattack.

Microsoft annual application developer conference kickoffs today in , U.S. The conference includes keynotes on upcoming announcements and insights around artificial intelligence, mixed reality, and the cloud. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella along with Scott Guthrie, Executive Vice President, Microsoft Cloud and Enterprise Group, Joe Belfiore, Corporate Vice President, Windows and Microsoft engineers are presenting their broader overview of company’s forays into emerging technologies.

Microsoft Build begins at 9 pm today: Here's how to watch Satya Nadella Keynote Live
Microsoft may announce newer capabilities of AI, new updates on Azure, cloud computing platform, and mixed-reality developments. (Web Image/Microsoft)

The Microsoft Build 2018 is similar to developers events organised by companies like Facebook, Google, and Apple but the differentiation is that there is likely to be a lot of focus on live coding onstage. Microsoft have announced newer capabilities of AI, new updates on Azure, cloud computing platform, and mixed-reality developments. Also, there has been several announcements on partnership such as Qaulcomm among others.

Microsoft Build 2018 livestream is available at the Microsoft Build 2018 conference Channel 9 website. The livestream is also available through dedicated Build 2018 website. Also, TechObserver.in is running an embeddable live video stream. With that, you will be able to watch the whole presentation right here on TechObserver.

Microsoft Build 2018 LIVE UPDATES

May 7, 2018, 11.30 PM: Microsoft said it was partnering with DJIGlobal to bring Azure IoT to their drones, including the MavicAir, to execute tasks that are dirty, dangerous, or just dull. Microsoft said it was the largest single corporate contributor to open source on Github.

May 7, 2018, 10.30 PM: According to Microsoft, by 2020, there will be 30 billion connected devices; individuals will generate 1.5GB of data per day; smart homes will generate 50GB of data per day; autonomous vehicles will generate 5TB of data per day; smart buildings will generate 150GB of data per day.

May 7, 2018, 10.00 PM: During his keynote address, Satya Nadella said that it’s not really about adding more screens or grabbing more screen time. It’s about truly figuring out how to empower more people and more organizations. He added that technology and ethics must go hand-in-hand. We must develop and use our technology in responsible ways. He emphasised that technology is shaping all aspects of our society and economy. The opportunity at this year’s Build is to imagine the future we can create for every walk of life, in every sector of the economy.

May 7, 2018, 9.20 PM: We need to create trust in technology, says Microsoft CEO Darya Nadella.

May 7, 2018, 8.30 PM: Microsoft said in a tweet, “In 30 minutes, our CEO @SatyaNadella will take the stage at #MSBuild. Tune in to learn what’s next for developers”

May 7, 2018, 8.15 PM: According to reports, today Microsoft top executives are going to focus on new development in areas like Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, and Azure among others. There may not be any announcement on any hardware but most of the emerging technology focus will ultimately improve the hardware performance.

May 7, 2018, 6.50 PM: Last year, during Microsoft Build 2017, Terry Myerson, Joe Belfiore, and other executives shared the stage to reveal details about the upcoming year for Windows 10, a new design philosophy for all Microsoft apps, and much more.

May 7, 2018, 6.30 PM: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella yesterday in the evening (US time) tweeted “See you here at 8:30 PT tomorrow morning #MSBuild”

May 7, 2018, 6.24 PM: The conference will include keynotes on upcoming announcements and in-depth insights around AI, mixed reality, the cloud and other frontiers—straight from Microsoft’s top engineers and execs like Satya Nadella, CEO; Scott Guthrie, Executive Vice President, Microsoft Cloud and Enterprise Group; Joe Belfiore, Corporate Vice President, Windows.

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